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Dept. Head - Forest Engineering, Resources & Management

Oregon State University, College of Forestry, Corvallis, OR

Job - Education

Close Date: 02/15/2018

The College of Forestry seeks a Department Head for the Forest Engineering, Resources and Management Department. The College of Forestry is one of the world's premier education, research, and outreach institutions. We invite you to submit nominations or an application to join our leadership team and contribute to our mission focused on the relationship between healthy ecosystems, communities, people and businesses.

About the Department of Forest Engineering, Resources and Management
Forest Engineering, Resources, and Management (FERM) is one of three departments in the top-ranked College of Forestry at Oregon State University (OSU). Faculty in the department are recognized for thought-leadership in a wide range of fields including forest management, engineering, biometrics, hydrology, forest health, economics, silviculture, and more, working to develop innovative solutions and practices that advance sustainable forestry. Bachelors, masters, and doctoral graduates are well positioned to become leaders in the practice and study of all aspects of forest management and restoration, from regeneration through harvest, for multiple land use objectives.

Responsibilities of the Department Head
The Department Head is an innovative leader who guides faculty towards success in teaching, research, and extension; ensures that graduating students are well prepared to enter the workforce or continue their studies; and brings forward an engaged and diverse stakeholder base across the array of disciplines within the department. The Department Head works as a member of the College’s leadership team and is responsible for all aspects of academic program delivery within the Department.

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